On World Health Day, The Stream asks, what’s causing America‘s growing diabetes epidemic? According to studies, nearly 79 million are at risk, and if current trends continue, a third of adults will have the disease by 2050. To what extent does our fast-food culture and bad eating habits contribute to the spread of diabetes? How do we reverse the trend?
In this episode of The Stream, we'll speak with:
Dr. Milton Mills
Associate Director of Preventive Medicine, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)
Vani Hari @thefoodbabe
Reversed his Type 2 Diabetes
Kim Vlasnik @txtngmypancreas
Has Type I Diabetes
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